MA Leadership & Management (Education)

MA Leadership and Management (Education) is for those who are, or aspire to be, leaders or managers in an educational setting. You may already be working in school settings or other institutions, such as the health service or the police force. This postgraduate course is suitable for those working within a nursery setting through to those working in an adult learning environment.

You will gain a deeper and broader understanding of the latest developments in the sector, engage critically with educational and management theory ideas and research and apply your learning to your own practice. In addition, you will also learn from others in the group, and be encouraged to share good practice and develop links with colleagues from other organisations. Additional accreditation is available through the Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM).

What you will study

In common with all of the MA Education programmes, you will study the core module Research Methodology. Three other modules are then selected, at least two of which must be chosen from the specialist modules below. You may then choose one relevant option module from within the MA Education programme.

Managing, Teaching, Learning and Assessment
Topics covered include the management of learning, the wellbeing agenda, the role of senior managers and the management of new curriculum initiatives, assessment for learning, pupil peer and self-assessment, the use of assessment evidence in research/inspection...

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This course is taught at: Newport City Campus


  • Full Time 1 - 2 Years Start Date: Sep 2017
    • Part Time 2 - 5 Years Start Date: Sep 2017
      • Full Time 1 - 2 Years Start Date: Sep 2018
        • Part Time 2 - 5 Years Start Date: Sep 2018